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South Korea's wasted youth

South Korea's wasted youth | South Korea and Education | Scoop.it
High education levels have failed to erase youth unemployment in South Korea.
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After Decades of Expansion, South Korea Has More Colleges Than It Needs - Global - The Chronicle of Higher Education

After Decades of Expansion, South Korea Has More Colleges Than It Needs - Global - The Chronicle of Higher Education | South Korea and Education | Scoop.it
With the country's low birthrate in mind, the education minister warns that enrollment will plummet by 40 percent in coming years,
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South Korea Brings in Foreign Professors by the Thousands­—at a Cost - Global - The Chronicle of Higher Education

South Korea Brings in Foreign Professors by the Thousands­—at a Cost - Global - The Chronicle of Higher Education | South Korea and Education | Scoop.it
The country's universities are recruiting more foreign faculty to meet the demands of a globalizing world, but cultural clashes have left some hires frustrated.
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South Korea's Education Exodus | Events | Asian American Studies, University of Illinois

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Korea’s obsession with education

Korea’s obsession with education | South Korea and Education | Scoop.it
By Simon Mundy and Laeticia Ock At no time this year was South Korea’s national obsession with education more starkly on show than on Thursday, as more than 660,000 youngsters sat their university entrance exams.
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Glutted with graduates

Glutted with graduates | South Korea and Education | Scoop.it
THE vast majority of South Korean youngsters graduate from high school, and of these, 82% go on to university. This is the highest rate in the OECD and, for a...
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